There are 6 ways to get from Atlanta to Phoenix by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly to Phoenix  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to Phoenix (PHX) ATL - PHX

$90 - $314

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Fly to Tucson, bus  •  9 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to Tucson (TUS) ATL - TUS
  2. Take the bus from Tucson to Greyhound Station, Phoenix

$254 - $504

Bus  •  39 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Dallas, Tx 1547 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Phoenix, Az 1409 / ...

$181 - $461

Bus, train  •  2 days 3 h

  1. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Birmingham, Al
  2. Take the train from Birmingham Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
  3. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Tucson Amtrak
  4. Take the bus from Tucson to Greyhound Station, Phoenix

$305 - $866

Bus, train via Longview Amtrak  •  2 days 7 h

  1. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Longview, Tx
  2. Take the train from Longview Amtrak to Benson Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Benson to Phoenix, Az

$261 - $725

Drive  •  29 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Atlanta to Phoenix 1862.1 miles

$180 - $270

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Atlanta to Phoenix. However, there are services departing from Atlanta, Ga and arriving at Phoenix, Az via Dallas, Tx. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 39 h 55 min.

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The distance between Atlanta and Phoenix is 1598 miles. The road distance is 1862.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Atlanta to Phoenix without a car is to bus which takes 39 h 55 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 6 min to get from Atlanta to Phoenix, including transfers.

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Atlanta to Phoenix bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Atlanta, Ga station.

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The best way to get from Atlanta to Phoenix is to fly which takes 6 h 6 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 39 h 55 min.

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The quickest flight from Atlanta Airport to Phoenix Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h 58 min.

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Atlanta to Phoenix bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Phoenix, Az station.

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Phoenix is 2 h behind Atlanta. It is currently 7:13 PM in Atlanta and 4:13 PM in Phoenix.

Yes, the driving distance between Atlanta to Phoenix is 1862 miles. It takes approximately 29 h 6 min to drive from Atlanta to Phoenix.

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  • Distance: 1597.9 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 6 min

What companies run services between Atlanta, GA, USA and Phoenix, AZ, USA?

Delta, American Airlines and two other airlines fly from Atlanta to Phoenix hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Atlanta to Phoenix via Dallas, Tx in around 39 h 55 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Atlanta to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Atlanta to Phoenix via Dallas
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Atlanta to Phoenix via Austin
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Atlanta to Phoenix via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Atlanta to Tucson via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Atlanta to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Atlanta to Tucson
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Atlanta to Phoenix via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Atlanta to Phoenix via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Atlanta to Tucson via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
Flights from Atlanta to Tucson via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Atlanta to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Atlanta to Tucson via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from Atlanta to Tucson via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from Atlanta to Tucson via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Birmingham Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
Ave. Duration
7 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $90
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Room
$260 - $360
Train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Tucson Amtrak
Ave. Duration
35 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Flexi Coach Seat
$330 - $480
Business Coach Seat
$400 - $600
Room
$700 - $1,000
Train from Longview Amtrak to Benson Amtrak
Ave. Duration
34 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$170 - $500
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$170 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$300 - $430
Business Coach Seat
$350 - $500
Room
$650 - $900
Bus operators
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Tucson to Greyhound Station, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
18 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$80 - $210
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$80 - $130
Flexible
$150 - $210
Bus from Dallas, Tx to Phoenix, Az
Ave. Duration
21 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$100 - $260
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$100 - $170
Flexible
$190 - $260
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to Birmingham, Al
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to Longview, Tx
Ave. Duration
14 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $170
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$65 - $110
Flexible
$130 - $170
Bus from Benson to Phoenix, Az
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55

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American Airlines, United Airlines, Delta and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Atlanta Airport to Phoenix Airport.

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Book your Atlanta to Phoenix bus tickets online with Greyhound and Greyhound.

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There are 829+ hotels available in Phoenix. Prices start at $59 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Atlanta to Atlanta Airport is to subway which takes 17 min and costs .

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